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Dylan’s Story: Finding a Better Work-Life Balance

Dylan works at the UBC School of Kinesiology and had not swung a racket in 14 years before coming to the UBC Tennis Centre. Now he’s progressed through Clinics and Drills and is playing at a competitive level during his lunch hours. “Having a reason to get away from work and exercise during the day […]

Commit to your first triathlon in 2019

Commit to your first triathlon in 2019

Make 2019 your Triathlon year! Turn your resolutions into goals. Complete your first triathlon of the season with the UBC Triathlon Duathlon! With a variety of distances, there’s something for everyone. Seasoned triathlete? Register for the Olympic Distance.  Never completed a triathlon? Check out the First Time Triathlete Experience.  Avid runner, cyclist or swimmer? Grab […]

Less then 1 week to register for the 2019 On The Button Curling Bonspiel!

HURRY HARD! Sweep those winter blues away with a fun night of curling. Whether it’s your first time on the ice or you’re a seasoned sweeper this tournament is a great way to try a national pastime. Registration closes on Tuesday, January 8th, 2019

Jeremy | Faces of Recreation

Jeremy | Faces of Recreation

Jeremy is an undergraduate student at UBC.    

Free Week Winter 2019

Free Week Winter 2019

Free fitness and aqua fitness classes are running all week and there are numerous open houses with free activities and giveaways. You won’t want to miss out! No experience is required for any of the classes and all abilities are welcome! Try out as many classes as you want, for free!

On the Button Curling Bonspiel | Reg Deadline on Jan 8

On the Button Curling Bonspiel | Reg Deadline on Jan 8

HURRY HARD! Sweep those winter blues away with a fun night of curling. Whether it’s your first time on the ice or you’re a seasoned sweeper this tournament is a great way to try a national pastime.

The Green Building Tour | Jan 16

The Green Building Tour | Jan 16

Join the Move U Crew for a guided tour on one of the sustainable buildings of UBC! Look for their turquoise T-shirts at the Martha Piper Plaza at 12:00 pm and fit some activity into your day! Be sure to dress in comfortable shoes and weather appropriate clothing.

Photo Credit: Camille Esquivel

Term 2 Fitness Membership

Beat the line before January and purchase your Term 2 Fitness Membership from the SRC or ARC operations desks! Make 2019 your year by living actively!

$2 Student Swimming Lessons

$2 Student Swimming Lessons

Don’t know how to swim? Try our student lessons at the Aquatic Centre for just $2! For students with little to no swimming experience, take our Introduction course to swimming including rythmic breathing, floats, glides, kicking and strokes.